Audi A1 MOT Results

Registered in 2010
80.4% pass rate
from 1,288 tests in 2017
(33% better than other 2010 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi A1 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.4% fail on Suspension
    • 3.2% fail on Coil springs
      • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.078% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.85% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.85% fail on Condition
    • 0.85% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.85% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.78% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.078% fail on Couplings
    • 0.16% fail on Suspension arms (88% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (88% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.16% fail on Rear
    • 0.078% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.078% fail on Condition
    • 0.078% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth (51% better than other 2010 cars)
  • 5.0% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (63% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.78% fail on Position lamps (74% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.31% fail on Front lamps (87% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Direction indicators (64% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Flashing type (64% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.23% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.47% fail on Registration plate lamp (87% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.31% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.31% fail on Horn
    • 0.23% fail on Headlamps (90% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Headlamp (89% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Stop lamp (94% better than other 2010 cars)
  • 3.3% fail on Brakes (42% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.85% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.23% fail on Brake calipers (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Brake performance (61% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.39% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.16% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance (79% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.23% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.23% fail on Components
        • 0.16% fail on Pipes
        • 0.078% fail on Hoses
  • 1.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (61% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.54% fail on Wipers (79% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.31% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.23% fail on Emissions
    • 0.078% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.078% fail on Cap
  • 0.62% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.54% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.54% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.078% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.078% fail on Condition
  • 0.47% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.47% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.078% fail on Condition
    • 0.078% fail on Attachment
  • 0.16% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.078% fail on Body condition
    • 0.078% fail on Doors
      • 0.078% fail on Drivers
  • 0.078% fail on Steering
    • 0.078% fail on Steering system
      • 0.078% fail on Steering arm
Read the Honest John Review

  • Audi A1 (2010 - 2015)
    Chic and sporty looks plus a classy interior. Enjoyable to drive. Efficient chain cam petrol engines, plenty of scope for personalisation. Well equipped. 99g/km 1.6 TDI from 2011.

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